Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-10 of 11 items for:

  • Keywords: participation x
  • Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Questioning in Meetings: Participation and Positioning

Cecilia E. Ford

in Why Do You Ask?: The Function of Questions in Institutional Discourse

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195306897
eISBN:
9780199867943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306897.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter, written by Cecilia Ford, investigates interactions in the workplace, focusing on workplace meetings. The investigation considers questions produced by the meetings' “nonprimary” ... More


Questions and Institutionality in Public Participation Broadcasting

Joanna Thornborrow

in Why Do You Ask?: The Function of Questions in Institutional Discourse

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195306897
eISBN:
9780199867943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306897.003.0013
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter, written by Joanna Thornborrow, examines question‐answer sequences in TV talk shows and radio call‐in programs. While these genres tend to be more conversational than other media genres ... More


Student Participation and Social Difference: Race, Gender, Status, and Context in Law School Classes

Elizabeth Mertz

in The Language of Law School: Learning to "Think Like a Lawyer"

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195183108
eISBN:
9780199870875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195183108.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter discusses student participation in the law school classroom, with particular attention to race and gender as well as status and context. The implications for our understandings of ... More


Linguistic Diversity and Social Justice: An Introduction to Applied Sociolinguistics

Ingrid Piller

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199937240
eISBN:
9780190267414
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937240.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Understanding and addressing linguistic disadvantage must be a central facet of the social justice agenda of our time. This book explores the ways in which linguistic diversity mediates social ... More


Orientations

Zane Goebel

in Language and Superdiversity: Indonesians Knowledging at Home and Abroad

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199795413
eISBN:
9780190246617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795413.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter looks at scholarship on communities and their relationships with conceptualizations of communicative competence (CC). It is argued that the ubiquitous nature of one-to-many participation ... More


Calling Another to Social Reason: The Double Imperative <i>Weź-V</i><sub><i>2</i></sub> (“Take-V<sub>2</sub>”)

Jörg Zinken

in Requesting Responsibility: The Morality of Grammar in Polish and English Family Interaction

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190210724
eISBN:
9780190210748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190210724.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter examines the use of double imperative turns built with weź (“take”) and a second action verb as a practice for REQUESTING. Earlier work has interpreted this and similar double verb ... More


Haptic Sociality: The Embodied Interactive Constitution of Intimacy through Touch

Marjorie Harness Goodwin

in Intercorporeality: Emerging Socialities in Interaction

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190210465
eISBN:
9780190210489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190210465.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter extends the sequential analysis of human action to encompass intimate co-operative action, accomplished through the haptic, temporally unfolding intertwining of multiple bodies. The ... More


Linguistic Diversity and Participation

Ingrid Piller

in Linguistic Diversity and Social Justice: An Introduction to Applied Sociolinguistics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199937240
eISBN:
9780190267414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937240.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter examines how language mediates access to social services and affects the quality of participation in the life of the community. The linguistically subordinate often find themselves ... More


The Legislative Hearing Genre

Karen Tracy

in Discourse, Identity, and Social Change in the Marriage Equality Debates

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190217969
eISBN:
9780190217983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190217969.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter looks closely at six hearings held by judicial committees of state legislatures to consider changing their state’s law regarding who should have the right to marry. In these hearings, ... More


From Neighborhood Talk to Talking for the Neighborhood

Zane Goebel

in The Monologic Imagination

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190652807
eISBN:
9780190652845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190652807.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter looks at the relationship between dialogue and monologue and what this reveals about the emergence of local practices and ideologies about these practices. This chapter’s empirical focus ... More


View: